Another survey, this one of the Top 100 cities in the world, based on quality of life, has been released. The USA landed eight on the list. Honolulu was #31 to top home-grown urban areas in the United States. Detroit didn't make the list, but Port-au
Britain offered its first public accounting of its nuclear arsenal Wednesday, disclosing that it has a stockpile of 225 warheads in a move that offers transparency to non-nuclear states in hope of winning stricter global controls on the spread of ato
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South Korea Monday halted trade with North Korea as part of a package of reprisals for the sinking of one of its warships, drawing strong US support but threats of attack from the communist state.
When a Saudi religious policeman sauntered about looking for unmarried couples illegally socializing, he probably wasn’t expecting much opposition. But when he approached a young, 20-something couple meandering through the park he received an unprece
A U.S.-born cleric who has encouraged Muslims to kill American soldiers called for the killing of U.S. civilians in his first video released by a Yemeni offshoot of al-Qaida, providing the most overt link yet between the radical preacher and the terr
Inspired by the lucrative practice by local, state and federal agencies of shaking down the traveling public at suspicionless checkpoints around the country, armed and dangerous individuals unaffiliated with said government gangs are starting to brea
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday the evidence is "overwhelming" that a North Korean submarine sank a South Korean warship and the communist country must face international consequences for its actions.
There has been angry reaction in Seoul and around the world after international investigators said there was overwhelming evidence that a submarine from North Korea sank a South Korean warship in March.
South Korea accused the reclusive North on Thursday of torpedoing one of its warships, heightening tension in the economically powerful region and testing the international position of China, Pyongyang's only major backer.
Greece is considering taking legal action against U.S. investment banks that might have contributed to the country’s debt crisis, Prime Minister George Papandreou said.
A renegade army general accused of leading a paramilitary force among Thailand's Red Shirt protesters was shot in the head Thursday as he spoke with foreign reporters on a street near a downtown Bangkok subway station. A second person was shot in
Senior administrators of the European Union proposed on Wednesday that they be given unprecedented power to scrutinize the spending plans of countries before national parliaments vote on those budgets. The EU's executive commission's bid was a m
Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, the Spanish prime minister, has announced he will cut the wages of state employees and slash investment spending in the latest attempt to rein in the country's budget deficit.
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The European commission warned the British budget deficit would swell this year to become the biggest in the European Union, overtaking even Greece putting the UK budget deficit at 12% of GDP – the highest in the European Union and worse than Treasur
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Greece’s eurozone partners and the IMF this weekend agreed to a $146 billion bailout to stem the Greece crisis. But in return, the country’s leaders have been forced to implement a harsh austerity program.
An international trade court ordered Britain to pay Iran $650 million for failing to deliver some 1,300 tanks after Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi was toppled in the 1979 Islamic revolution, officials said.
Taliban fighters have taken over a remote base in Afghanistan abandoned by US forces, according to a video aired by the Arabic television station Al Jazeera.
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The clip will show previously classified footage from US warplanes that had been tapped to bomb Taliban positions in Farah province, Afghanistan last year.
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Ash from Iceland's spewing volcano halted air traffic across a wide swathe of Europe grounding planes on a scale not seen since the 9/11 terror attacks. Thousands of flights were canceled and the disruptions in air travel could continue for weeks.
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Poland no longer needs IMF credit line: central bank [link to dalje.com] The central bank said it could instead provide the IMF with a loan to “help other countries overcome the effects of the global crisis.“ WARSAW, March 29, 2010 (AFP) - P